Visit Dervio and find out what to do and see in this city of northern Lake Como.
Easily reachable coming from Lecco and Sondrio, exit Dervio.
It’s a characteristic cone shape that enters into Lario due to the rocky sedimentation of the Varrone creek, which flows into lake Como dividing the peninsula in two parts.
A beautiful lakefront where you may stroll or relax in its beaches. Areas equipped for children and great place of departure and arrival to live the Wayfarer’s trail or hiking in Val Varrone.
In Dervio you really do not have time to get bored! Must to see: the nearby medieval village of Corenno Plinio.
Welcome to Dervio, Lake Como!
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Things to see and do in Dervio
The medieval village of Corenno Plinio greets you with the twelfth century church hosting precious frescoes.
The medieval castle, the church dedicated to St. Thomas of Canterbury, but especially the charm of a small medieval hamlet where you can breathe the history of the past, here you are: Corenno Pliny.
The castle of Corenno Plinio, district of Dervio, has a centuries-old history and nowadays it’s one of the best preserved castles in Lombardy
Abbey of Piona, priory of Cistercian monks in Colico. Discover visiting, Mass and sale of monastic products’ times. Accessible by car with ample parking area, then walking path to the church. From the Abbey you can also enjoy a fantastic view of Lake Como.
Visit Lake Como, discover Dervio: things to see and to, accommodation and activites. Discover the norther Lake Como and experience Dervio.
The castle of Rezzonico, built in the 13th century, overlooks lake Como and it was an important fortification. It’s the sign of the fortified village.
Dervio: accommodation, food & drink
Books and dvd about the villas of Lake Como